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Shell, governance & Arctic exceptionalism: 2015 Year in Review

2015 has drawn to a close which means Eye on the Arctic is looking back at this year’s news and events with some of our experts from around the globe. In this, the last installment to be posted on Radio Canada »

— Themes —, Economy, Environment & Animal Life, Indigenous, International, Internet, Science & Technology, Politics, Society

Alaska, COP21& the Arctic Council: 2015 Year in Review (Part 2)

2015 has drawn to a close which means Eye on the Arctic is looking back at the year’s news and events with some of our experts from around the globe. That’s when we check in with them for their views on all »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, Indigenous, International, Internet, Science & Technology, Politics, Society

Shell halts Arctic exploration

Royal Dutch Shell is calling it quits in the Arctic, for now. In a press release today from the The Hague, Netherlands, the company said it made the decision following disappointing results from an exploratory well it just completed. Shell »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, Highlights, International, Internet, Science & Technology, Politics, Society

Shell: Go-ahead for Arctic drilling

Shell Oil has overcome the final hurdle in its plans for exploratory drilling in the Arctic. The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement approved Shell’s final drilling permits, and the company can now begin drilling exploration wells this summer »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, Indigenous, International, Politics, Society

Tanks, drilling & polar drones: Arctic week in Review

Eye on the Arctic brings you stories and newsmakers from across the North   On this week’s news round-up, we bring you some of your most read stories from Eye on the Arctic, this week: – Russia unveils a new tank said »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, International, Politics, Society

Eye on the Arctic – Week in Review 10/10/14

Eye on the Arctic brings you stories and newsmakers from across the North   On this week’s news round-up, we bring you some of your most read stories on Eye on the Arctic this week: Canada’s environment commissioner Julie Gelfand slammed »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, International, Internet, Science & Technology

Canadian university wins the Eco-marathon of the Americas- again!

The event called the Shell Eco-Marathon of the Americas, is to see who can create a vehicle with the greatest fuel efficiency.  It takes place annually in Houston, Texas, home of Shell Oil’s US headquarters. The winners in the prototype »